Maker Faire Bay Area 2013 was a huge success!

Maker Faire Beat Report

Countdown to Maker Faire: The Unisphere

The Unisphere, symbol of the 1964 World's Fair, right next to 2014 World Maker Faire NY.

World Maker Faire New York 2014, which opens on Saturday, is held on the site of the New York World’s Fair of 1964, in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.  As Make: CEO Dale Dougherty pointed out, it’s fitting that WMFNY has inherited that space, because it shows how much has changed in 50 […]

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Crouching Phoenix, Flying Dragon

Caipei and Hanfang Cao at Maker Faire NY 2013.

A phoenix, dragons, a flying Jesus with accompanying angels, and a flying wizard (not to be confused with Harry Potter) are among the menagerie of creations you may see this year at Maker Faire. It sounds a bit crazy and maybe it is, but I loved it last year and I'm sure I'll love it again this year.

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PSA: Getting to World Maker Faire

PSA: Getting to World Maker Faire

There are planned service changes on the subway going to World Maker Faire this weekend in Queens. Read this PSA to better understand how these changes might effect your journey.

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Orlando’s Maker Magic

The T-Rex greeted guests of Maker Faire Orlando.

Orlando’s got Disney’s Magic Kingdom and the Magic NBA team, and this past weekend Orlando had makers doing their own magic at a two-day Maker Faire at the Orlando Science Center.   A collaboration between the science center and the community-based Maker Effect Foundation, the Orlando Maker Faire is the first […]

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Fueled by Coke Zero, Mentos, and Science!

Diet Coke and Mentos show at Maker Faire.

Making a Mentos and Diet Coke fountain is a pretty popular backyard activity. Few have taken it further that the guys who started it all. This is performance art. This is EepyBird.

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